Installing Wine from Scratch

Shachar Shemesh wine-users at
Mon Apr 28 11:42:04 CDT 2003

Duane Clark wrote:

> In general, after a "make install", about all that is left is making 
> sure that /usr/local/lib (or wherever the main Wine libraries are 
> installed) is in /etc/, and that the ~/.wine/config file is 
> correctly configured. Other than that, maybe copy over DLLs and fonts 
> from a Windows installation if desired.

You forgot "merge in the registry".

I think Wine needs a better installation procedure, one that allows 
multi user install and easy RPM/DEB integration. Too many tasks and too 
little time.


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